Seventh edition of amateur soccer tournament
The amateur Football Trophy Villa de La Orotava takes place on Saturdays, August 31st and September 7th.
The Antonio Hernández Municipal Stadium, located in the La Perdoma district, hosts this seventh event and the third Juan David Yanes González memorial.
The San Andrés Valle Sports-Cultural Association, organiser of the summer tournament, presented the line-up in which the protagonists are Aficionado S.D. Palestra, Amateur U.D Candias, Amateur Rincon and Amateur San Andrés Valle.
The semifinals will be held on the last Saturday of August, on the 31st. At 6.30pm, the first semifinal will be held between the U.D. amateur team. Las Candias and amateur Rincon. Then, at 8pm, the second semifinal will be played between the S.D. Palestra and the San Andrés Valle.
The final will take place on Saturday, September 7th. At 6.30 pm the “consolation final” will be held between the two losing teams of the semifinals phase. Later, at 8.30pm, the grand final will begin with the winning teams, where only one of them will become the winner of this seventh edition.
This initiative, supported by La Orotava council and other private entities, seeks to promote the activity between the different amateur football formations of La Orotava and the region.
Councillor for sports, Antonio Lima praised this sporting event and its seven year history as to maintain any activity for years involves many efforts and overcoming obstacles. Along these lines, the councillor congratulated the San Andrés Valle sports-cultural association and encourages them to continue with this tournament and the encouragement of a healthy lifestyle.